#18180F Hex Code

Color Name: Black Chocolate

What is hex #18180F Color?

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The color name of hex code #18180F is Black Chocolate. The RGB values are (24, 24, 15) which means it is composed of 38% red, 38% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:37 K:91. In the HSV/HSB scale, #18180F has a hue of 60°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 9%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #18180F Color Codes

Color NameBlack Chocolate
RGB Values(24, 24, 15)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 37%, 91%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 38%, 9%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#E7E7F0 [Bright Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL8022 [Black brown]
Complementary Color#0F0F18 [Chinese Black]
#18180F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#151515
Desaturated#141414
Weighted Average (Most Common)#171717
Weighted Average (Luma)#171717
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#525252

Hex #18180F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 18180F. Complementary color is 0F0F18

Complementary Palette

The complement of #18180F is #0F0F18 which is called Chinese Black. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #18180F color is offered by #0F0F18. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (18180F, 14180F and 18140F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #18180F are #14180F and #18140F, called Chinese Black and Licorice, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #18180F with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (18180F, 0F1418 and 140F18)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #18180F are #0F1418 (Chinese Black) and #140F18 (Chinese Black). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (18180F, 0F1818 and 180F18)

Triadic Palette

#18180F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0F1818 (Chinese Black) and #180F18 (Chinese Black) along with #18180F, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (18180F, 0F1818, 0F0F18 and 180F0F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #18180F has #0F1818 (Chinese Black), #0F0F18 (Chinese Black) and #180F0F (Licorice). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (18180F, 0F1814, 0F0F18 and 180F14)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #18180F contains #0F1814 (Chinese Black), #0F0F18 (Chinese Black) and #180F14 (Licorice). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #18180F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #18180F rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#18180F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 18180F

    Black Chocolate plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.